City of Carmel                                            One Civic Square, Carmel, IN 46032


Merchant Events for Holiday Season

Events taking place during scheduled holiday activities on December 2nd, 9th, & 16th from 1-5 p.m.

Accent Details

  1. Drawing for two certificates for a one-hour consultation of design services
  2. Contribution can for “Sheltering Wings” in Danville
    1. To purchase books and personal items for women and children
  3. Serving beverages and snacks
  4. Passing out free kisses! (Hershey’s Kisses that is J )
  5. For more information, please call: 363-1223

Artisan Masterpiece

  1. Offer 15% coupons handed out on street
  2. Children (14 and under) paint a free Christmas ornament to take home (second floor of building)
  3. All children coming in store will receive a small bag of candy

B. Meylor Interiors

  1. free refreshments in store
  2. special sales on various items (different each day)
  3. drawing for free 1-hour interior design consultation
  4. discounts during the week and weekends

Bella Chic

  1. buy one get one ½ off on selected merchandise throughout December

Carmel Old Town Antique Mall

  1. Dec. 17th-24th = Holiday items on sale


  1. Complimentary popcorn, hot chocolate, slushies and candy canes

Christian Science Reading Room

  1. free refreshments

CK Designs

  1. $5 and $10 coupons
  2. Candy canes

Deborah De Fazio Lyons Portrait Studio & Gallery

  1. free wine, hot apple cider & coffee, plus snacks and desserts
  2. Deborah Lyons will be painting in the gallery during holiday hours
  3. Visiting artists showing and selling their works at the gallery
  4. Children’s Christmas book autograph signing (books Deborah has illustrated w/ various authors)
    1. Author Bobbi McPeak Bailey “Chicken Pox Christmas” & “Sweet Dreams” - Possible readings of book by author
  5. Drawing for a free 11x14 pastel portrait each Saturday

Definitions for Her

  1. Dec. 2nd and 9th offering 10% off any purchase of a gift card $50 or more

Design Sense

  1. December 9th – Open House (details to come)
  2. 846-6101

Ferrin’s Fruit Winery

  1. free mulled cider and gingerbread cookies
  2. Drawing Dec. 16th at 5 p.m. for wine basket ($100 value)
  3. Free wine tasting

First Ave. Cookie Company

  1. Free cookies and hot chocolate
  2. Children (12 & under) can decorate one free cookie, Dec. 2nd, 9th & 16th, 2-4 p.m.
  3. Drawing at 5 p.m. for 16” Christmas decorated cookie cake

Joe’s Butcher Shop

  1. Wine and food tasting, Dec. 9th & 16th, 11-2 p.m.

Keepsakes Fiber Art Studio

  1. Series of “free” workshops on quick and easy holiday gifts, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
    1. Dec. 2nd – Felted Gingerbread Ornaments
    2. Dec. 9th – Bamboo Stitch Scarf
    3. Dec. 16th – Corkscrews, pom poms and tassels
    4. Dec. 23rd – Show and Share your handmade holiday gifts (refreshments served this day)
  2. decorating fence in front yard with hats, scarves and other items to be donated to women’s and children’s shelter

Museum of Miniature Houses

  1. Dec. 2nd, 5-8 p.m. = Candlelight Evening Tour
    1. Lights turned out inside and little houses lights will be lit, with candles throughout the museum and holiday decorations lit up
    2. $2 for adults and children
  2. Free cookies, candy and miniature shopping bags passed out from 1-5 p.m. on holiday weekends
  3. Opened Sundays (holiday festivity weekends) 1-4 p.m.

Old Towne Carmel Bed and Breakfast

  1. serving free homemade hot cocoa at Arts & Design District Office holiday weekends

Petals & Fine Gifts

  1. Sampling dips and candies at the store


World’s Smallest Children’s Art Gallery

  1. Dec. 2nd, 9th, 16th = Carmel Elementary School Art Exhibit
  2. Open 2-4 p.m. Sundays 3rd, 10th 17th
  3. For more information, please call: 844-4989


Other events taking place during the holiday season in the District:
Bella Chic

  1. buy one get one ½ off on selected merchandise throughout December

Bub’s Burgers and Ice Cream

  1. Continuing with Tour de Fat (through end of January)
  2. Wednesday, Dec. 20th and Thursday, Dec. 21st - Dinner with Santa
  3. Comedian dates TBA

Carmel Old Town Antique Mall

  1. Dec. 17th-24th = Holiday items on sale
  2. Jan. 1st = Gentlemen get free snacks and beverages with football upstairs, all ladies get free $5 mall gift certificate to use New Year’s Day only

VFW Post #10003

  1. free pictures with Santa during the week (details to come)


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